Publicat the 23 febrer to Hospital Clínic
Today Thursday 23 February was held at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona giving ceremony Prize for Best Research Project for Fibromyalgia Foundation announces that FF and Science 2011 in cabbage·operation with the Spanish Society of Rheumatology and sponsored by Grünenthal Foundation. This year the award was for Xavier Torres, Fibromyalgia Unit of the Hospital, in M ª Jesús Herrero, Clinical Psychology Service Unit Fibromyalgia Health Park Mar Barcelona, the project entitled ¿Why do people persist with Fibromyalgia in the activity despite increasing pain? The event was attended by Dr.. Josep Brugada, manager Clinic Hospital Medic l', Ms. Emília Altarriba, president of the Foundation and Affected Affected Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome; la Dra. Pilar Peris, member of the board of the Spanish Society of Rheumatology; la Dra. Isabel Sanchez Magro, Grünenthal Foundation director, i Mr.. Josep Davins, Deputy Director General of Health Services, Department of Health, together with Dr.. Rafael Manzanera i la Dra. Josefina Jardí, director and manager of the Catalan Institute of Health and Medical Evaluations (ICAM), respectively.
The projecte premiat
It is currently unknown due to fibromyalgia, although there is evidence to suggest that the symptoms of this disease are related to central sensitization of pain transmission system. One factor that may contribute to this awareness is sustained stimulation due to strenuous activity.
People with fibromyalgia have a pattern of behavior characterized by the alternation of short periods of strenuous activity followed by long periods of inactivity. Changing this behavior pattern can reduce the intensity of pain and other symptoms, but patients are resistant to change this pattern, despite their awareness and the pressure they can exert on the environment, disapproving the conduct.
Know the reasons that hinder people with fibromyalgia modify this pattern of persistent activity despite increasing pain. This study aims to build a reliable and valid instrument for measuring beliefs potentially responsible for maintaining the pattern of persistent activity in fibromyalgia; have a guest these features will reduce the number of sessions of assessment and initiate individualized interventions with greater speed and precise.
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